CJE/14/99  14-07-2014 - Mixtures of herbs containing synthetic cannabinoids consumed as a marijuana substitute are not medicinal products 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 99/14 Luxembourg, 10 July 2014 Judgment in Joined Cases C‑358/13 and C-181/14 D. and G. In today’s judgment, the Court of Justice finds that under EU law1 the term medicinal product does not include substances such as mixtures...
CJE/14/98  14-07-2014 - The representation of the layout of a retail store, such as an ‘Apple’ flagship store, may, subject to certain conditions, be registered as a trade mark 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 98/14 Luxembourg, 10 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑421/13 Apple Inc. v Deutsches Patent- und Markenamt Such a representation must be capable of distinguishing the goods or services of one undertaking from those of other undertakings In 2010, Apple...
CJE/14/97  14-07-2014 - The Court confirms the withdrawal from Greece of more than €250 million because of recurrent deficiencies in the sectors of aid for olive oil and for arable crops 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 97/14 Luxembourg, 10 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑391/13 P Greece v Commission Greece has not completed the geographical information system for olive cultivation or the land parcel identification system Under the rules governing the financing of the common agricultural...
CJE/14/96  14-07-2014 - The requirement of a basic knowledge of the German language imposed by Germany as a condition for the issue of a visa for the purpose of reunification of spouses of Turkish nationals residing lawfully in its territory is contrary to EU law 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 96/14 Luxembourg, 10 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑138/13 Naime Dogan v Bundesrepublik Deutschland That requirement introduced in 2007 is not compatible with the ‘standstill’ clause of the Association Agreement with Turkey In the context of the family...
CJE/14/95  14-07-2014 - The Court dismisses the appeal lodged by Telefónica and Telefónica de Espaħa concerning its abuse of a dominant position on the Spanish broadband market 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 95/14 Luxembourg, 10 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑295/12 P Telefónica S.A. and Telefónica de Espaħa S:A:U: v Commission The fine of almost €152 million imposed by the Commission and upheld by the General Court remains unchanged EU...
CJE/14/94  14-07-2014 - A company established in an EEA State which is proprietor of a vessel flying the flag of a third country may rely on the freedom to provide services where it provides maritime transport services from or to an EEA State 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 94/14 Luxembourg, 8 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑83/13 Fonnship A/S v Svenska Transportarbetareförbundet and Others A A The company must be able to be classed as the service provider and the persons for whom the services are...
CJE/14/93  14-07-2014 - The General Court annuls the restrictive measures imposed on Mr Mohamad Nedal Alchaar solely because of his status as a former Syrian Minister of Economy and Trade 
Court of Justice - Press and Information General Court of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 93/14 Luxembourg, 3 July 2014 Judgment in Case T‑ 203/12 Mohamad Nedal Alchaar v Council The Council improperly reversed the burden of proof by holding that it was permissible to presume, without a careful and impartial examination of exculpatory...
CJE/14/92  14-07-2014 - By setting a maximum period of one year for successive fixed-term contracts for seafarers and by laying down a penalty in the event of misuse of such contracts, Italian law complies with the principles of EU law 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 92/14 Luxembourg, 3 July 2014 Judgment in Joined Cases C‑362/13, C-363/13, and C-407/13 Maurizio Fiamingo v Rete Ferroviaria Italiana SpA, Leonardo Zappalà v Rete Ferroviaria Italiana SpA and Francesco Rotondo and Others v Rete Ferroviaria Italiana SpA National...
CJE/14/91  14-07-2014 - The General Court annuls the listing of a university as an entity subject to restrictive measures against Iran 
Court of Justice - Press and Information General Court of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 91/14 Luxembourg, 3 July 2014 Judgment in Case T‑181/13 Sharif University of Technology v Council The General Court, however, suspends the effects of the annulment for a period of two months in order to allow the Council the opportunity...
CJE/14/90  14-07-2014 - The Swedish support scheme promoting green energy production in the national territory is compatible with EU law 
Court of Justice - Press and Information Court of Justice of the European Union PRESS RELEASE No 90/14 Luxembourg, 1 July 2014 Judgment in Case C‑573/12 Ålands Vindkraft AB v Energimyndigheten Member States are not required to support the production of renewable energy in other EU States The Renewable Energy Directive1 allows Member States to...